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Skidmore College benefits immensely from being located in the vibrant city of Saratoga Springs. As part of its mission, the College seeks to contribute to the quality of life in the city, through its positive impact in such areas as the economy, cultural life, and volunteerism. Since its founding in 1903, Skidmore has been actively engaged in the life of the community, and this tradition continues to be a top priority of the College.


Community News

An up and down week for Thoroughbred athletes

Men's golf earned a spot in a spring tournament, due to great work by Mitchell Campbell '17.

Greenberg scholar to lecture Oct. 1

Avi Rubin of Ben-Gurion University has titled his talk "Rule of Law in the Middle East: The Ottoman Antecedent." Admission is free and open tot he public.

Author Jamaica Kincaid to give Oct. 2 Steloff Lecture

The acclaimed author will receive an honorary doctorate and discuss "The Writer in Her World." A reception and book-signing will follow.

Tsou Lecture topic: Race, gender, authenticity in rock and roll

Tsou Music Scholar Maureen Mahon is an expert on African Ameican music and culture. Her talk is scheduled Thursday, Oct. 2.

Skidmore scholars to enrich Saratoga Film Forum screenings

President Philip A. Glotzbach. Professor Dan Nathan headline upcoming discussions following topical documentaries.

ES keynote speaker to focus on meaningful action

Author and sustainability expert Auden Schendler will present Skidmore's Environmental Studies keynote address Tuesday, Sept. 23. The public is welcome.